When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
History is the devil's scripture.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.